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The German Army League

popular nationalism in Wilhelmine Germany

by Marilyn Shevin Coetzee

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Deutscher Wehrverein,
    • Nationalism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century,
    • Germany -- Politics and government -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-172) and index.

      StatementMarilyn Shevin Coetzee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD228.5 .C63 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 176 p., [6] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2214121M
      ISBN 100195061098
      LC Control Number89037128

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      4 THE GERMAN SQUAD IN COMBAT 2. SQUAD FORMATIONS, CLOSE ORDER' [5 SQUAD LEADER i ASSISTANT 2 SECOND-IN-COMMAND i AMMUNITION-CARRIER i LIGHT MACHINE-GUNNER J RIFLEMAN Figure Squad symbols The formations in figures 2,, 3, and 4 are taken at once upon the following orders, respectively: 1. SQUAD LINE, ONE DEEP, 2. FALL Size: 1MB. Coupled with Bryn Hammond's recent book on the same battle, The German Army at Cambrai provides the definitive account from the defenders' viewpoint - and a seminal work on WW1, both for the lay reader and the serious military historian. Read more. 10 people found this helpful/5(13).


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